Illinois Planning Largest-Ever Construction Program in State History

Illinois is planning the largest construction program in state history.  Governor Pritzker announced the nearly 41-billion-dollar multi-year program to fix and repair infrastructure.  The proposal aims to invest more than 27-billion-dollars in roads and bridges.  Nearly 14-billion-dollars is programmed for other modes, including transit, freight and passenger rail, aviation and ports and waterways.  Projects are spread out across state and local transportation systems.